In addition to scholarships and awards, Canadian as well as international students have the ability to apply for financial aid:
In the heart of the city
Montreal - a remarkable, dynamic metropolis.
The Desautels MBA program has state-of-the-art facilities housed on the third floor of the Bronfman Building, located in the heart of Montreal’s downtown core.
The MBA classrooms feature the latest audio-visual equipment to maximize learning as well as great outdoor views. Oversized windows allow for plenty of natural light throughout the facilities.
The MBA Student Lounge is a dedicated space for MBA professional and social events.
Our MBA program prides itself on pairing its global outlook with an international student population. Over half of our MBA students come from abroad. Their experience informs our classroom approach in advancing management education, and this multiculturalism builds a campus culture unique among Canada's MBA programs.
With the range of international clubs and services at McGill and Montreal's own diverse population, international students can rest assured that they will be embraced through the university's worldwide presence and the city's charm.
McGill has various French-language instruction options to suit the needs of current and prospective students:
French Language Centre
The French as a Second Language (FRSL) offerings include a variety of credit courses given throughout the year to students in any academic program. A placement test and departmental permission are required as well as mandatory class attendance throughout first two weeks in order to remain in the class.
Learn more about the French Language Centre.
McGill's MBA students maintain an active and enriching series of extracurricular activities. Beyond the classroom experience, as a McGill MBA candidate, you will have an incomparable opportunity to meet new people, develop your talents, and learn new skills. You can gain important hands-on experience through our student-run professional consulting groups, or by helping coordinate a major annual business conference organized by McGill MBA students, such as the Desautels Business Conference.
Students from diverse cultural, academic, and professional backgrounds find that the Desautels MBA program offers them the challenge they are looking for in graduate business education. Over half of the student body comes from abroad, and so students gain a global perspective from their colleagues.